Twyla Baker-Demaray

Advisory Team(s)
North Dakota Advisory Committee

Twyla Baker-Demaray is the President of Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College in New Town. She is a citizen of the Mandan, Hidatsa, & Arikara Nation and Bush Foundation Native Nation Rebuilder (Cohort 2).

Prior to leading the tribal college, she was the Director of the National Resource Center on Native American Aging based in Grand Forks. While in Grand Forks she also co-founded the Northstar Council, whose mission is to strengthen and empower indigenous people through research, education, and community development with a focus on the American Indian population of northeast North Dakota.